Headlines Tagged with UK-Scotland — 4,947 headlines found
[Canada, UK-Scotland] MSPs told similar car smoking ban led to 10% cut in number of children exposed to secondhand smoke
MSPs who passed legislation to ban smoking in cars that are carrying children were told that the only similar legal intervention resulted a ten per cent cut in the proportion of youngsters exposed..."There is some evidence from Canada that legislative in
Dec 17, 2015 Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Dec 19, 2015 16:09
Jorge da Motta, the UK chief executive of JTI ... believes that if the Scottish Government received the level of duty coming in from tobacco sales, which helps fund public services, ministers would think again about bringing in anti-tobacco policies
Jan 5, 2014 The Scotsman (uk)
added Jan 6, 2014 10:30
Yet what Mr Matheson and bellicose campaigners fail to understand is that the generations they wish to protect from those nasty big tobacco companies will smoke, just as countless generations have done so before them. Indeed, it has always been the case
Nov 12, 2013 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 12, 2013 17:15
[UK-Scotland] Even more evidence that ecigs increase risk of starting to smoke cigs, this time from Scotland and Canada
While the evidence that kids who initiate tobacco product use is already pretty bulletproof, all the studies so far have been from the US. Now two new studies, one from Scotland and one from Canada, are taking the case global.
Jul 25, 2017 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 26, 2017 22:46
SCOTCH whisky could be dragged into a tit-for-tat trade war because of plans to introduce plain packaging for cigarettes in Scotland and the rest of the UK, MPs fear. The Indonesian government has proposed forcing Australian wine to be sold in plain pa
May 12, 2014 The Scotsman (uk)
added May 13, 2014 16:35
Young teenagers rate slimline cigarettes as stylish, feminine and possibly safer than regular brands, say researchers. Thinner cigarettes were generally seen as weaker, more palatable, and less harmful by a focus group of 15-year-olds from Glasgow.
Nov 11, 2013 The Independent (uk)
added Nov 11, 2013 14:13
[UK-Scotland] Does Smoking Reduction in Midlife Reduce Mortality Risk? Results of 2 Long-Term Prospective Cohort Studies of Men and Women in Scotland [FREE FULL TEXT]
These inconclusive results support the view that reducing cigarette consumption should not be promoted as a means of reducing mortality, although it may have a valuable role as a step toward smoking cessation.
Jul 3, 2013 American Journal of Epidemiology
added Jul 5, 2013 00:07
ANTI-SMOKING groups in Scotland have spoken of an urgent need to regulate the use of e-cigarettes ... The Medicines and Healthcare Regulatory Authority (MHRA) is due to publish guidance next month which could effectively ban their use across the UK.
Apr 24, 2013 Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Apr 24, 2013 09:52
the one conclusion we can draw from the current body of knowledge is the fact that nicotine poisoning through electronic cigarette use is not a serious risk. That said, the sooner the industry can figure out a means of creating uniformity the better off t
Jan 11, 2013 The Glaswegian (uk)
added Jan 19, 2013 23:48
The amount of cigarette ends being discarded on Highland streets has increased, according to Keep Scotland Beautiful.
Jul 23, 2012 BBC Online
added Jul 24, 2012 11:53